Why Is Fox Afraid to Show an Ad for A NIGHT AT THE GARDEN?
I was delighted when I found out that I would be able to interview Marshall Curry for his Oscar-nominated short film, A NIGHT AT THE GARDEN. The seven-minute film … Continue reading
Michel Hazanavicius Talks Art, Politics, and Why THE APARTMENT is Perfect.
Click here to listen to the interview. Michel Hazanavicius won an Oscar™ for his anachronistic hit, the silent, and eminently charming homage to silent film, THE ARTIST. Well, not entirely silent. … Continue reading
Loss and Rememberence: Farewell Robin
I never met Robin Williams. I came close to intervewing him a few times, and I did have the pleasure of interviewing his delightful daughter, Zelda, for an indie film, … Continue reading
CITIZEN KOCH — Carl Deal and Tia Lessin Interview
CITIZEN KOCH is a documentary with a backstory as compelling as the one on which it sheds light. Filmmakers Carl Deal and Tia Lessin discovered first-hand the power of behind-the-scenes … Continue reading
Oscar and Memory Lane
Now that Alfonso Cuaron has won the Oscar ™ for directing GRAVITY, I hope people will take a look at his previous work, including CHILDREN OF MEN. It’s an exquisite … Continue reading
Morris Marks A Milestone
It’s not like I play favorites when it comes to interviews, but I know that with Errol Morris, born this day in 1948, there will be none of the canned … Continue reading
Robert Redford — All is NOT Lost
I am still in denial about the snub. Robert Redford gives one of the finest performances in any medium, much less just on film, and the Academy of Motion Picture … Continue reading
Jonah Hill — Anything BUT A Dark Horse
I love me some Jonah Hill. This quirky, impossible to pigeon-hole actor has delivered a slew of terrific performances, some of them in terrible films (THE SITTER). Even there, though, … Continue reading
FRUITVALE STATION — Michael B. Jordan & Octavia Spencer interview.
I never set out to make people cry during interviews, but there was something about the subject matter of FRUITVALE STATION that brings tears to the eyes of all but … Continue reading
THE WAY WAY BACK — Jim Rash and Nat Faxon Interview
Nat Faxon and Jim Rash have made a name for themselves in front of the camera by being funny Faxon on Fox’s “Ben and Kate, and Rash as the sartorially … Continue reading